Monthly Archives: February 2012


Zucchini Soup

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          In my ongoing attempts to have pre-vacation healthy eating in my life, I whipped up a batch of this zucchini soup. It’s actually an any-vegetable-you-like soup, I just happen to be a big ‘ole fan of … Continue reading

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Roasted Banana Sorbet

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  Right before Christmas, I got an invitation to attend a book signing for the cookbook Eleven Madison Park at some swanky hotel downtown.   Sadly, I couldn’t go but asked if they would still be willing to give me and … Continue reading

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Kale Chips

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    I’m super lucky, because I’m heading out on a Mexican vacation at the end of this week. My pale, sallow, vitamin D-deprived Seattle-living self is heading to Mexico, I can’t wait!   BUT. I’m a woman, I’m a … Continue reading

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Fat Witch Brownie Bites

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I ran 4 miles.   I really want to eat brownies.   Because I ran four miles my brain is now telling me I need to eat brownies.  The brain is a funny thing!  Brownies are good recovery food, right?

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Science of Chemical Leaveners… and a Muffin

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It feels like eons since I have posted a “Science of…” Post.   Granted, I have only posted two posts of this kind before (here and here), it was my goal to periodically delve into the science of baking and … Continue reading

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Coconut Cupcakes

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I have a confession.  I invited a friend, other than Strudel, over to bake during the superbowl since as you know from this post, I was not going to be watching it!  I know, I know, I feel like I have … Continue reading

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Sable Cookies

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  I’ve stumbled onto something amazing: the most delicious, most tender, most must-keep-eating cookie that… don’t have chocolate or peanut butter in them! Unreal, I know! (although it should be noted they are made almost entirely out of the third ingredient in the … Continue reading

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